The ultimate guide to car parts and what they do

The ultimate guide to car parts and what they do

How much do you really know about the inner workings of your car? Do your eyes glaze over as soon as you open the bonnet? Do you know your alternator from your radiator? Many drivers who love getting behind the wheel still have no idea what’s going on under the hood....
Tyres: The Ultimate Guide

Tyres: The Ultimate Guide

Tyres are possibly the most important part of your car. The four rings of rubber wrapped around your wheels are the vehicle’s only connection with the road, and without them, you wouldn’t be able to drive. Many factors govern what makes a good, safe and legal tyre....
UK Towing Capacity Guide: What can your car tow?

UK Towing Capacity Guide: What can your car tow?

Towing is all about weight, how much your car can tow, how much it weighs and how much you are legally allowed to tow on your licence. The laws are the same whether you are planning a family holiday in a caravan, want to tow a horse trailer or want to do a one-off...
Tips on Towing for First-Timers

Tips on Towing for First-Timers

Some of the most fun you can have involves hitching up a trailer and driving off into the sunset. Hauling a trailer isn’t for the faint of heart though. It pays to be prepared. Whether you’re heading to the lake or hitting the dirt track or heading off to...
What Your Car’s Exhaust Is Telling You

What Your Car’s Exhaust Is Telling You

You probably see this all the time. The car in front of you is spitting out puffs of white from its tailpipe, while the car next to it appears to have no emissions. Sometimes it accelerates, leaving a thin trail of water pouring out. At other times, it’s even...